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The Young Perspective

Two young minds set out to discuss and understand our ever-evolving world and what it means to be America's youth in the 21st century.

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The Year Of Strikes
In this week's episode, we discuss the recent union strikes in the entertainment, automobile, and delivery industries. Listen to learn how these strikes have managed to be successful.Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
14:32 11/6/23
The Challenge of Aging Politicians
Today we discuss the challenge of aging politicians as the average age of the house and senate continually increases and the likely contenders for the 2024 presidential election will both by in their late 70s.Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
15:28 10/5/23
Senate Dress Code Removal
In this week's episode, we discuss the recent decision by Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer to remove the Senate's formal dress code. Listen to learn how this decision will affect the US Senate and government. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
13:06 9/27/23
Ken Paxton Impeachment Trial
Today we discuss the Impeachment Trial of Ken Paxton, the Attorney General of Texas. Paxton was impeached in the Texas State House in May due to claims of corruption by prosecutors.Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
17:23 9/11/23
The Republican Primary Candidates
In this week's episode, we discuss the current situation of the Republican Primary after the recent debate. Listen to learn more about the candidates and their role in this election. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.comFind more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
18:22 9/4/23
Oklahoma's New Catholic Charter School: Is It Legal?
The State of Oklahoma recently approved a Roman Catholic Charter School, the first publically funded religious school in the US. Today we discuss if this development is constitutional and how it may affect the relationship between Church and State. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
26:09 6/27/23
Ron DeSantis' Presidential Announcement
In this week's episode, we discuss Ron DeSantis and his recent announcement to run for the Republican nomination for the President of the United States of America. Listen to learn more about DeSantis and his upcoming campaign. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
14:22 6/4/23
Debt Ceiling and Default: What Will Congress Do?
Today we discuss an impending default on the US national debt. This could be catastrophic for the US economy. We discuss the source of the crisis and potential solutions. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
13:06 5/14/23
The Tennessee Legislature Expulsions
In this week's episode, we discuss the recent expulsion of Justin Jones and Justin Pearson from the Tennessee House of Representatives in response to their protests for gun reform. Listen to learn about this unprecedented punishment. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
15:08 4/24/23
The Collapse of Silicon Valley Bank
Today we discuss why Silicon Valley Bank collapsed and the broader implications on the banking system and global economy. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
14:42 3/31/23
America's Lottery Problem
In this week's episode, we discuss lotteries and their grip on the American public. Listen to learn how lotteries work and why you should never buy a lottery ticket. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
11:51 3/18/23
George Santos And His Web Of Lies
In this week's episode, we discuss Congressman George Santos and the mess he has made for himself through his many lies. Listen to learn about the future of the most untrustworthy politician. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
12:06 3/3/23
Earthquakes in Turkey and Why They're So Deadly
Today we discuss the recent  Kahramanmaras earthquakes that took place in February 2023 in southeastern Turkey and Northwestern Syria. Thousands of died as a result. We discuss responsibility for the deaths and steps to prevent future devastating effects of earthquakes. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
13:21 2/24/23
Iran Expelled From Commission On The Status of Women
Today we discussed the expulsion of Iran from the Commission on the Status of Women. This controversial move proposed by the United States passed through ECOSOC on December 14th, 2022. It is a result of Iran's continued mistreatment of women as shown through the recent Mahsa Amini protests. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
10:46 1/22/23
The Future Of AI With ChatGPT
In this week's episode, we discuss ChatGPT, a new AI chatbot released by OpenAI that has received millions of users. Listen to learn how the chatbot is changing the game. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
16:20 1/8/23
The State of US High Speed Rail
Today we discuss consequential high-speed rail projects being built in the US. Unsurprisingly, they are plagued with delays and extra costs!Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
12:05 12/16/22
The Politics of the 2022 World Cup
In this week's episode, we discuss the 2022 Fifa World Cup in Qatar and its surrounding controversies. Listen to learn more about the protests for migrant workers, the LGBTQ community, and women's rights in Iran that are associated with the tournament. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
12:51 12/6/22
Trump's Bid For The Republican Nomination
Today we discuss Donald Trump's announcement that he is running in the 2024 presidential election. We also propose candidates that may challenge him. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
13:09 11/20/22
The Safety of Politicians Today
In this week's episode, we discuss the recent attack on Paul Pelosi and how politicians and their families across the nation are being threatened. Listen to learn about the rise in attacks on politicians in America. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
11:07 11/14/22
The Filibuster— Why and Why Not
Today we get into some great debate about the merit of the filibuster. We discuss how it began and some reasons why it should and should not be abolished. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
17:04 10/23/22
The National Debt
In this week's episode, we discuss and explain the US national debt. Listen to learn why the US is in so much debt and who we are in debt to. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
13:25 10/17/22
Hate Crimes in the US
Today we discuss the United States' newest endemic— the rising hate crime levels. Hate crimes have been on the rise for years and show no sign of slowing down. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
11:53 10/3/22
Amtrak's Unprofitability Problem
Today we discuss the recent cancelation of all long-distance amtrak routes and the company's fifty-year track record in the red. Will Amtrak become profitable? Find out with The Young Perspective. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
16:00 9/18/22
Will NASA Land On The Moon?
In this week's episode, we discuss NASA's Artemis program. Listen to learn about the program and its potential first launch to the moon. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
10:39 9/11/22
Biden's Student Loan Forgiveness Plan
Today we discuss the Biden's new Student Loan Forgiveness plan that is intended to help millions of Americans pay off their student loans! We discuss some positives, and why some democrats and republicans may not love the plan. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
11:44 8/28/22
Will The Forward Party Succeed?
In this week's episode, we discuss Andrew Yang's new political party, the Forward Party. Listen to learn about this new third party and its chance of survival. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
13:56 8/22/22
Why College Is So Expensive
Today we discuss what makes college tuition so expensive.Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
15:28 8/16/22
Tigray War in Ethiopia
Today we discuss the civil war occuring in the Tigray Region of Ethiopia. We discuss how Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and other players all contributed to the humanitarian crisis. As of publishing an estimated 500,000 people have died in the conflict. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
13:15 8/7/22
100th Episode: 903 Days In Review
We have officially made it to our 100th episode. In this special Season 5 finale, we look back at the past 2 and a half years of The Young Perspective and analyze how our world has changed with us. Thank you to everyone for supporting us through this journey, and we look forward to another 100 episodes with each of you. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
13:28 7/16/22
The Prescription Drug Problem
In this week's episode, we discuss why prescription drugs are so expensive and how to fix this problem. Listen to find out more about this broken industry.Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com
12:12 7/1/22